When Thiago Silva limped off in the game against Tottenham right at the start of February, we didn’t think he’d be gone long. He was even back in training not long after.
But it’s now early April and we’ve still not seen him – although that could change tomorrow. Thomas Tuchel confirmed in his presser today that the Brazilian is fit, and he grinned from ear to ear as he explained that this was “the best situation you can have” as a manager, I.E. all your stars are fit and you’ve got more quality options than you know what to do with.
You can see the manager speaking in the clips embedded here, with this answer coming after 1o minutes: